Athens trio Dead Neighbors, awash in the angular and arty heritage of their home city, headline the new Iron Cow space with Rocko English and .org.
9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at Iron Cow, $5
EDM enigma lands his "Ninja Nation" (yes, indeed) tour at House of Blues, along with Space Jesus, Riot Ten and Wooli.
7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, at House of Blues, $14-$20
Greg Barris & Friends
Eccentric NYC comedian Barris comes down to Dirty Laundry for a free show, aided and abetted by musical guests Tierney Tough, Jason Kupfer and Jim Nefferdorf.
8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at Dirty Laundry, free
On a VERY busy night of shows in the City Beautiful, your time might just be best spent soaking in the sonic hatred puked up by this Atlanta blackened grind outfit.
8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at Henao Contemporary Center, $7
Mark the 12th anniversary of the rootscore matinee series Southern Fried Sunday with a Tom Petty tribute act so legit that they played the Tom Petty Memorial Concert in the heartbreaker's hometown of Gainesville.
4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Will's Pub, $10-$12
Out-there and eclectic Brit rockers big in the mid-aughts return to the States with a new, self-released collection of songs. Might it even get emotional?
7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at the Social, $25
Total Punk Turnbuckle Tuesday's 2-Year Birthday Party
Celebrate two straight years of Tuesday nights rife with dirt-cheap drinks and dirtbag old-school wrestling, featuring live sets from Dead & Loving It, Curleys and A-Node.
9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Will's Pub, free